Jeffery Amherst papers 1758-1764
Jeffery Amherst papers
Amherst, Jeffery Amherst, Baron, 1717-1797
2 linear feet
The Jeffery Amherst papers (763 items) consist of the correspondence, documents, and military orders of Jeffery Amherst, British commander-in-chief in North America from 1758-1763. Included are Amherst's letters to General Thomas Gage and the papers given to Gage with the transfer of authority in 1763.
The material is in English and French.
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